Asians in Fashion | Joomi Lim in KoreAm Journal, May 2013

Joomi Lim and Xavier Ricolfi at their New York City showroom.

Statement Jewels

Joomi Lim employs skulls, spikes and titanium for an edgy, high-end jewelry line.

story by DAVID YI
photographs by VICTOR CHU

It’s an early Friday afternoon, and jewelry designer Joomi Lim and her partner in business and life, Xavier Ricolfi, are running out of time. They’re conducting a meeting in their New York City showroom with a potential distributor, while simultaneously directing contractors on how to set up the lighting in the new space. They take time to speak with this reporter, before dashing off to an event at Saks Fifth Avenue to promote their line, Joomi Lim.

“It’s always this busy,” Lim says, chuckling.


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